Shereena Qazi

Shereena Qazi

Shereena Qazi is an online journalist with Al Jazeera English. She covers war and conflict, politics and development in South Asia.

Afghanistan

Talks between Afghan government and Taliban open in Qatar

Historic talks to end Afghanistan's long-running conflict kick off in Doha with opening remarks from both sides.

Talks between Afghan government and Taliban open in Qatar

Afghanistan

From the 2001 fall of the Taliban to 2020 Afghan peace talks

Afghanistan's warring sides gathered on Saturday for intra-Afghan talks aimed at ending decades of war.

From the 2001 fall of the Taliban to 2020 Afghan peace talks

Qatar

In Pictures: Historic intra-Afghan talks formally launch in Qatar

A ceremony to launch talks aimed at ending 19 years of war took place in Doha on Saturday after months of delays.

In Pictures: Historic intra-Afghan talks formally launch in Qatar

Afghanistan

Qatar to host long-awaited intra-Afghan talks from Saturday

The development comes as a final hurdle to the start of the talks - fate of six Taliban prisoners - have been resolved.

Qatar to host long-awaited intra-Afghan talks from Saturday

Afghanistan

'Why was I targetted?': Asks Afghan activist after gun attack

Afghan politician Fawzia Koofi says the assassination attempt will not dampen her resolve to fight for women's rights.

'Why was I targetted?': Asks Afghan activist after gun attack

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO reports record daily rise in global coronavirus cases: Live

The biggest increases were from the US, Brazil, India and South Africa. Deaths rose by 6,812.

WHO reports record daily rise in global coronavirus cases: Live

Coronavirus pandemic

Biggest daily rise in Spain coronavirus cases since June: Live

Spain logs over 1,200 infections, the largest daily rise since its lockdown ended.

Biggest daily rise in Spain coronavirus cases since June: Live

Coronavirus pandemic

WHO reports record daily rise in global coronavirus cases: Live

For the second day in a row, WHO reported a record increase in cases, with the total rising by 237,743 in 24 hours.

WHO reports record daily rise in global coronavirus cases: Live

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus cases in the US exceed 3.5 million: Live updates

Florida reported the largest one-day rise in deaths since the pandemic began and its second-largest increase in cases.

Coronavirus cases in the US exceed 3.5 million: Live updates

Coronavirus pandemic

US coronavirus death toll passes 130,000: Live updates

The world's hardest hit, both in cases and deaths, the US has experienced a resurgence of the disease since June.

US coronavirus death toll passes 130,000: Live updates

Myanmar

Families mourn as Myanmar jade mine disaster kills more than 170

Rescue operations continue for a fourth day in the country's worst ever jade mine landslide, as more bodies are buried.

Families mourn as Myanmar jade mine disaster kills more than 170

Coronavirus pandemic

Brazil coronavirus death toll passes 60,000: Live updates

Brazil registered 1,038 deaths in the past 24 hours as the pandemic worsens in country with second-highest fatalities.

Brazil coronavirus death toll passes 60,000: Live updates